Kokanee is an erect, leafy bunch plant with wide deep green leaves. Kokanee provides profuse tillering and is very leafy. It has vigorous seedlings and is adapted to a wide array of soil types. Kokanee was selected for vigorous, winterhardy and uniformity in 15 genotypes and was tested in forage trials in Canada.
Kokanee has been extensively tested in Canada and has proved to be a very winterhardy, productive variety at all locations where it was tested. Tall Fescue can be well adapted to tougher soil conditions like saline areas and low PH. Kokanee is recommended for use in mixtures and pure stands. It is ideally suited to areas that receive adequate moisture.
Preferred Growing Conditions
- Excellent heat and drought tolerance
- Endophyte free
- Excellent seedling vigour
- Moderate winter hardiness
- Adapted to a variety of soil types
- Not always winter hardy